SHORTLIST

Great Ocean Road & Kangaroo Island

Travel the world famous Great Ocean Road, explore the picturesque Adelaide Hills and the celebrated Barossa and Coonawarra wine regions. Then on unique Kangaroo Island experience an abundance of native wildlife. Encounters with local wine, whisky and tastings of their specialities add a gourmet edge.
Tour details
Tour Provider AATKings
Price From
$4,450
Number of Days
7
Start Location
Melbourne , Australia
End Location
Adelaide, Australia
Age Range
Avg. 45+
Group Size
20 to 45
Tour Style
Comfort
Tour Themes
No specific theme
Physical Rating
Easy to Moderate
Itinerary Open all
Melbourne – Warrnambool
Meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers early this morning then hold on to your seats and make sure your camera is charged for one of the world’s great road trips – the Great Ocean Road! Enjoy spectacular scenery that never ends and the quaint seaside towns of Lorne and Apollo Bay before arriving at the limestone stacks of the Twelve Apostles rising majestically from the wild Southern Ocean. Nearby you’ll see Loch Ard Gorge and London Bridge natural rock formation before arriving in the rural town of Warrnambool.
Warrnambool – Naracoorte
Visit Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, where your guide will provide you with an Indigenous perspective on the area’s flora, wildlife and volcanic formations. Cross the border into South Australia with a stop at Mt. Gambier, home to the Blue Lake. Continue to the world-renowned Coonawarra wine region for a wine tasting. Before arriving in Naracoorte you’ll be joined by a local expert for a guided tour through the Alexandra Cave.
Naracoorte – Kangaroo Island
Journey today to the Fleurieu Peninsula, where rolling hills are complemented by rugged clifftops, sandy beaches and the winding Murray River. Visit the charming seaside town of Victor Harbor before a ferry takes you to Kangaroo Island, famous for its unique natural beauty and fine produce. Visit South Australia’s only boutique distillery to taste a selection of award-winning Australian gins and delicious liqueurs. Your destination is Kingscote, South Australia’s oldest European settlement.
Kangaroo Island
Begin your exploration of fascinating Kangaroo Island today with a visit to the spectacular Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch followed by a guided tour of the AAT Kings sponsored Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary which was badly affected by last year’s bushfires. Learn what part fire plays within this delicate ecosystem and how the koalas and other wildlife are adapting to their environment. This is followed by a delicious lunch featuring fresh, local produce before joining a local specialist at Seal Bay Conservation Park for a guided walk among a colony of rare sea lions in one of the country’s most important breeding colonies. Tonight, is free at leisure for you to explore.
Kangaroo Island – Adelaide
This morning, board your ferry to cross back to the mainland and travel to picturesque Adelaide, the ‘City of Churches’. You’ll take an orientation tour with your Travel Director before checking into your hotel. This afternoon you are free to explore. Why not choose one of our Optional tours or speak with your Travel Director about recommendations. There’s plenty to see, do and taste! Did you know that Adelaide boasts more restaurants per capita than any other city in Australia? You do now!
Adelaide Hills and The Barossa
Discover the rolling Adelaide Hills and the renowned Barossa Valley today, stopping first at picturesque Hahndorf, Australia’s oldest surviving German settlement. Wander down its tree-lined streets and take time to explore the quaint shops. Continue to the Barossa Valley for lunch at the South Australian Company Store where you’ll try tempting canapés made up of fresh local produce, followed by a delicious main meal of your choice. From here you’ll visit famous Seppeltsfield for an indulgent wine tasting followed by free time to wander around the Jam Factory, watching local artisans at work. Travel back to Adelaide this afternoon through landscape dotted with stone cottages and olive groves to join your Travel Director and travelling companions for a Farewell Dinner.
Farewell from Adelaide
After an indulgent trip away, it's time to bid farewell to your fellow travellers after breakfast when your holiday comes to an end. Not ready to head home yet? Why not consider a 3 night cruise on the Murray River aboard the PS Murray Princess.
Inclusions
  • What's Included
  • Quality accommodation
  • Travel by luxury coach
  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • Airport transfers (see flight information below)
Departure dates
Start End Availability Price NZD
23 Oct 2021 29 Oct 2021 closed $4,450
06 Nov 2021 12 Nov 2021 available $4,450
27 Nov 2021 03 Dec 2021 available $4,450
25 Dec 2021 31 Dec 2021 closed $4,450
15 Jan 2022 21 Jan 2022 available $4,450
29 Jan 2022 04 Feb 2022 closed $4,450
12 Feb 2022 18 Feb 2022 available $4,450
26 Feb 2022 04 Mar 2022 closed $4,450
12 Mar 2022 18 Mar 2022 onRequest $4,450
26 Mar 2022 01 Apr 2022 available $4,450
16 Apr 2022 22 Apr 2022 available $4,652
07 May 2022 13 May 2022 closed $4,652
03 Sep 2022 09 Sep 2022 available $4,652
24 Sep 2022 30 Sep 2022 available $4,652
22 Oct 2022 28 Oct 2022 available $4,652
05 Nov 2022 11 Nov 2022 available $4,652
26 Nov 2022 02 Dec 2022 available $4,652
24 Dec 2022 30 Dec 2022 closed $4,652
14 Jan 2023 20 Jan 2023 available $4,652
28 Jan 2023 03 Feb 2023 available $4,652
11 Feb 2023 17 Feb 2023 available $4,652
25 Feb 2023 03 Mar 2023 available $4,652
11 Mar 2023 17 Mar 2023 available $4,652
25 Mar 2023 31 Mar 2023 available $4,652